Norwegian Institute of Public Health Company Profile

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The Norwegian Institute of Public Health was established January 1, 2002. The institute is a merger of the National Institute of Public Health, National Health Screening Service, the Medical Birth Registry in Bergen and the Department of Drug Consumption Statistics and Methodology from the Norwegian Medicinal Depot. The staff has also been supplemented with employees from the Norwegian Board of Health and the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health. The institute now employs just under six hundred persons with very broad professional and technical competence.The Norwegian population is among the healthiest in the world. Our task is to make Norway even healthier so that we will enjoy a longer and better life. This is no easy challenge. In order to succeed, our aim is to become one of the world's foremost public health institutes.


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Phone: 47 22 04 22 00
Fax: 47 22 35 36 05

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Link between alcohol consumption and cardiovascular death depends on socioeconomics

(PLOS) Very frequent consumption of alcohol is associated with an increased risk of dying from cardiovascular disease, but only among people in the lowest socioeconomic position, according to a new re...

Norway to buy Biogen's Spinraza medicine: broadcaster NRK

OSLO (Reuters) - Norwegian authorities will buy the rare-disease treatment Spinraza for patients from U.S. drugmaker Biogen Inc at a cost of 7 million Norwegian crowns ($880,381.33) per year per patie...

New understanding of parasite biology might help stop malaria transmission

(Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute) Researchers at the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute made an important step toward deeper understanding of how malaria blood stage parasites turn ...

Milken Institute SPH wins $4 million grant to address iron deficiency and anemia in India

The Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University today announced receiving a $4 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for a three-year project that aim...

Norwegian researchers awarded Grand Cross of the Order of St. Olav

(Norwegian University of Science and Technology) Norwegian neuroscientists Edvard Moser and May-Britt Moser were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2014 with John O'Keefe. They've no...

Flu vaccine prevents hospitalization in children

(Public Health Ontario) Children vaccinated against influenza are significantly less likely to experience serious complications from the virus that could land them in hospital, new research from Publi...

A Norwegian Airline Claims to Have Set a New Record for New York to London Flights

Norwegian Airlines flight DY7014 beat the previous subsonic record by three minutes

International study estimates treatment gap in anxiety disorders

The director of the Epidemiology and Public Health programme at the Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute and CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health researcher, Jordi Alonso, was commissioned by t...

Drugs and Medications [132 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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Norwegian Formula Age Shield Hand Cream SPF 30

Thyroshield [Fleming & Company, Pharmaceuticals]

ThyroShield - potassium iodide oral solution

Puritan [Ecolab Inc.]

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Public Health System Research in Public Health Emergency Preparedness in the United States (2009-2015): Actionable Knowledge Base.

In 2008, the Institute of Medicine released a letter report identifying 4 research priority areas for public health emergency preparedness in public health system research: (1) enhancing the usefulnes...

Planning future care services: Analyses of investments in Norwegian municipalities.

To analyse whether the Norwegian Central Government's goal of subsidizing 12,000 places in nursing homes or sheltered housing using an earmarked grant was reached and to determine towards which group ...

Validation of the Norwegian version of the work-related sense of coherence scale.

The aim of this study was to investigate the psychometric properties of the Norwegian version of the work-related sense of coherence scale, which measures the perceived comprehensibility, manageabilit...

From Theory to Practice: A 2-Year Demonstration of the Community-Centered Health Home Model.

The Community-Centered Health Home (CCHH) model, developed by Prevention Institute, calls on health care organizations to contribute to improvements in community conditions that influence health such ...

Governance - Government Action: Strengthening the Public's Health by more Public Accountability for Health - Results of the Working Group 11 of the Forum Future Public Health, Berlin 2016.

There is a considerable need for action to systematically strengthen public health in Germany by increasing public responsibility for health. A Good Governance approach for health has not yet been dev...

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The Hordaland Health Study

The Hordaland Health Studies (HHS) were conducted in 1992-93 (The Homocysteine study) and in 1997-99 (HUSK). Both surveys were conducted as a joint project between the University of Bergen...

Disseminating Public Health Evidence to Support Prevention and Control of Diabetes Among Local Health Departments

The purpose of this study is to identify and evaluate dissemination strategies to support the uptake of evidence-based programs and policies (EBPPs) for diabetes prevention and control amo...

Healthy Environments Partnership

The Healthy Environments Partnership was established in October 2000, as a part of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences “Health Disparities Initiative.” The Healthy...

The Norwegian Mother and Child Study - Environmental Specimen Collection

The Norway Mother and Child study is a collaborative venture among health researchers in Norway funded by the Norwegian government. The study is being coordinated by the National Institut...

Associations Between Tea and Sweetened Beverage Consumptions and Hyperuricemia: The China Health and Nutrition Survey

The China Health and Nutrition Survey (CHNS), an ongoing open cohort, international collaborative project between the Carolina Population Center at the University of North Carolina at Chap...

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Norwegian Institute of Public Health

The Norwegian Institute of Public Health was established January 1, 2002. The institute is a merger of the National Institute of Public Health, National Health Screening Service, the Medical Birth Reg...


The Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory BoardThe Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board is an independent body consisting of 24 members appointed by the Norwegian government. Each member has a background...


On 28. November 2005 the new organisation Federation of Norwegian Industries was established. The new Federation will be formally operative as of 1. January 2006. From the start, the Federation of Nor...


The scientific base for the commercial activities in LAURAS is developed over the past 20 years at the Institute of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oslo, and at the Department of Clinical Immunolo...

The Norwegian Radium Hospital Research Foundation

The Norwegian Radium Hospital Research Foundation (RF) is an independent organisation founded in 1986 by The Norwegian Radium Hospital and the Norwegian Ministry of Health. Through commercialization o...

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